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Guilt

  • By: Martin V. Day
  • In: Encyclopedia of Deception
  • Edited by: Timothy R. Levine
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Interpersonal Communication, Moral Development

The emotion of guilt is a negative feeling that people can experience for a wrongdoing, such as being untruthful or deceptive to others. This differs from the legal meaning of guilt, which refers to a person's culpability for an offense that ...

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